Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VBScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VBScript over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 84 83
Rank change year-on-year -33 -1 +16
Contract jobs citing VBScript 4 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.93% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.76% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Glasgow median daily rate £280 £500 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +23.46% +90.59%
10th Percentile £265 £305 £318
90th Percentile £285 £525 £440
Scotland median daily rate £285 £350 £355
% change year-on-year -18.57% -1.41% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £36.75

VBScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 877 682 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.83% 53.07% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 367 305
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £475 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.24% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.40 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -55.10% -3.13% +30.08%

VBScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing VBScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for VBScript in Glasgow

VBScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VBScript in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for VBScript in Glasgow

VBScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VBScript in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (100.00%) MSI
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Personalization
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

VBScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Software Distribution
2 3 (75.00%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware